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Old 04-27-2004, 08:52 AM   #1
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Fresh Install

I have been upgrading my Linux distro since Mandrake 8.1. I think I would like to do a fresh install with Mandrake 10.0. If I select the install option will I lose everything stored in my /home directories? /home is on seperate partition.
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Not unless you want to - you can diret mandrake to reuse your /home partition but not to format it.

I would strongly suggest you back up your home partition before doing this, just in case of mistakes or problems.


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